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Jamaica Plain BPL Percent for Art Project Request for Proposals | Deadline 6.9


The City of Boston, as part of a new Percent for Art program, invites artists to submit responses to this Request for Proposals for a public art project to complement the recent renovations of the Jamaica Plain Branch Library. Proposals should be submitted as written concepts; no design work is requested until the artist is selected. 

Call released: Monday, May 8, 2017

Deadline for responses: Friday, June 9, 2017 (by noon EST)

Budget: $200,000

Eligibility: This RFP is open to all professional artists, artisans, architects, landscape architects, or teams (hereinafter referred to as “the Artist”), with experience in public art, site responsive design, project management, and construction administration. Professionals from the Jamaica Plain neighborhood are encouraged to apply. 

Email any questions about the RFP to 

Click here to read the full RFP.

Click here to apply.

Click here to read the compiled responses to RFP questions.